There has been a recent strike of unknown gunmen again at a checkpoint in the Nachi community in the Oji River Local Government Area of Enugu State today, the 22nd of September.
The officers were attacked around 9 am and 3 of them were severely injured while 2 gave up the ghost as a result of multiple gunshot wounds.
Daniel Ndukwe, the Spokesperson for Enugu State Police Command disclosed that the state Command had launched a full-scale investigation into the incident with a view to tracking down the assailants.
“Full-scale investigation that will lead to fishing out of the assailants has commenced. Further development will be communicated, please.”